Agricultural Transformation – AfDB President Offers Youths Incentives

[Cameroon Tribune] Akinwumi Adesina has donated his 2017 World Food Prize award worth over FCFA 139 million to set up a fund fully dedicated to financing young African farmers.

[Cameroon Tribune] Akinwumi Adesina has donated his 2017 World Food Prize award worth over FCFA 139 million to set up a fund fully dedicated to financing young African farmers.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Two to Hang for East Darfur Murder, Robbery

[Radio Dabanga] El Fasher -Two men on trial for the murder and robbery of a man in East Darfur more than two years ago have been sentenced to death by hanging by the Darfur Criminal Court on Monday.

[Radio Dabanga] El Fasher -Two men on trial for the murder and robbery of a man in East Darfur more than two years ago have been sentenced to death by hanging by the Darfur Criminal Court on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Al Bashir Discusses Future of Darfur With Emir of Qatar

[Radio Dabanga] Doha -Sudan’s President Omar Al Bashir has held talks in Doha with the Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al Thani, on ways to develop and strengthen bilateral relations and the efforts to rebuild Darfur after the end of the war and …

[Radio Dabanga] Doha -Sudan's President Omar Al Bashir has held talks in Doha with the Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al Thani, on ways to develop and strengthen bilateral relations and the efforts to rebuild Darfur after the end of the war and prevalence of peace.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

‘Sudan Government’s Admission of Failure First of Its Kind’ – Economist

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Economic expert Dr Sidgi Kabello expressed his surprise at the First Vice-President and Prime-Minister, Bakri Hassan Saleh’s recognition of the failure of government policies in dealing with the economic situation the first of…

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Economic expert Dr Sidgi Kabello expressed his surprise at the First Vice-President and Prime-Minister, Bakri Hassan Saleh's recognition of the failure of government policies in dealing with the economic situation the first of its kind since the current government has come to power.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

‘Raids and Siege Tactics’ to Be Used in North Darfur Arms and Vehicle Collection

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum / Kutum / Kabkabiya -The Chairman of the High Committee for the collection of weapons and unlicensed vehicles has said in the Khartoum that “the forced collection of weapons through raids and siege will be carried out decisivel…

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum / Kutum / Kabkabiya -The Chairman of the High Committee for the collection of weapons and unlicensed vehicles has said in the Khartoum that "the forced collection of weapons through raids and siege will be carried out decisively in all the targeted states in the coming days".

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

EU Pledges €1 Million to Support UNICEF’s Education in Emergencies (EIE) Programme in Sudan

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -As part of their continued commitment to children affected by conflict, the EU has contributed ?1 million to support UNICEF’s Education in Emergencies (EiE) programme in Sudan. This will ensure access to basic education for al…

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -As part of their continued commitment to children affected by conflict, the EU has contributed ?1 million to support UNICEF's Education in Emergencies (EiE) programme in Sudan. This will ensure access to basic education for almost 15,000 children in Sudan.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Youth Association – ’89 East Darfur Tribesmen Still in Detention’

[Radio Dabanga] East Darfur -The youth association of Adila, Abu Karinka and Keleikel Abu Salama says in a statement that 89 people, including 17 headed by the deputy Nazir of the Maaliya, Abdelmanan Mousa Saghiroun, and 38 of the Maaliya and Rizeigat …

[Radio Dabanga] East Darfur -The youth association of Adila, Abu Karinka and Keleikel Abu Salama says in a statement that 89 people, including 17 headed by the deputy Nazir of the Maaliya, Abdelmanan Mousa Saghiroun, and 38 of the Maaliya and Rizeigat native administrators are still being held in detention "without trial or charge" since their arrest in East Darfur on August 4.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

The Fire Devastated Eight Kiosks At Buterere Market

[Iwacu] Yesterday night, the fire broke out in a market located in Buterere Zone in north of Bujumbura. Merchants whose goods have been burned cry for help. The fire was caused by welders who did not turn off their electrical devices before leaving, po…

[Iwacu] Yesterday night, the fire broke out in a market located in Buterere Zone in north of Bujumbura. Merchants whose goods have been burned cry for help. The fire was caused by welders who did not turn off their electrical devices before leaving, police say.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Nine Patients Hospitalized in Cibitoke Due to Cholera Disease

[Iwacu] Since 20 October, 15 patients have been admitted to hospital in Rugombo Health Center in western Cibitoke province due to cholera disease. Up to this 25 October, only nine patients are still receiving treatment while six others recovered and we…

[Iwacu] Since 20 October, 15 patients have been admitted to hospital in Rugombo Health Center in western Cibitoke province due to cholera disease. Up to this 25 October, only nine patients are still receiving treatment while six others recovered and went back home. All of them are residents of Miduha sector of Rukana II hill in Rugombo commune of Cibitoke Province. According to hospital nurses, three people would have died before reaching the hospital. The local administration is investigating into the cases.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Women’s Bureau Trains Women On Entrepreneurship, Small Business Management

[Foroyaa] The Women’s Bureau in collaboration with COMCEC, Cooperation for Development from the Turkish’s Government, have commenced a seven-day training for women on entrepreneurship and management of small business, for women in the Gambia, Senegal a…

[Foroyaa] The Women's Bureau in collaboration with COMCEC, Cooperation for Development from the Turkish's Government, have commenced a seven-day training for women on entrepreneurship and management of small business, for women in the Gambia, Senegal and Sierra Leone.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia